Rare 19c Russian Icon Cross Crucifixion With With Mourners
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Rare 19c Russian Icon Cross Crucifixion With With Mourners:
RARE 19c RUSSIAN ICON CROSS CRUCIFIXION WITH WITH MOURNERS
Russian Orthodox icon "The Crucifixion with the
Saints Mourners standing by the cross mounted into the icon. Russia, 19th century. Wood, gesso, tempera, gilding, brass, casting, enamel. Size 32x 27,5 cm (12.5" x 11" x 1") icon; 28,5 x 15 cm (11.5" x 5.8") cross.
The Crucifixion is cut into the center of the icon.
There are images of Madonna of Kazan and Saint John Voin at the top part of the icon. There are Holy Mary and Saints Apostle John, Saint Phanteleimon and unknown Saint mourning by the sides of the Cross.
Very nice piece of religious art.
The certificate is available upon request from Lithuanian Culture Department testifying the authenticity and age of the icon.